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One of my favorite photos of Maya and Rufus. We're thinking about Rufus even more than usual right now since he died in May 2010. Gone, but definitely not forgotten.

Gracie over at Gracie Bella Butterfly has a fun idea for a mail swap group, The Happy Mail Project, which is just getting started. Once you join the group, you can choose whether to participate in each monthly swap.

Maya, my mom, and I are off to Iowa this weekend for my niece's high school graduation. I'm sure the weekend will be a whirlwind, and then I'll be ready for another weekend after the time away. Hard to believe that three of my four nieces and nephews are officially adults now, too.

Anything new happening with you?


Claudia said…
Hi Maria, my weekend starts today since the girls won't go to school tomorrow, we will go to Tijuana and Rosarito this weekend!

Have a great weekend in Iowa~

and I agree a vacation is needed after a vacation!
sapphireblue said…
Safe travels to you.
StephanieD said…
Oh, I love that picture too. Maya is glowing!

Have a nice weekend.

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Happy Buddha:  Sweet Orange and Cedar Shower Foam from RITUALS

Time for iced or blended peppermint mochas.

Shopping for little gifts for Maya's Japanese pen pal.  They were matched through their schools, and we're hoping she can stay with us for a few days this summer.

The flock of wild turkeys, foxes, and other assorted wildlife entertaining us this fall.

Thanksgiving plans to visit my sister.

Hallmark Channel's Countdown to Christmas is back!

Current Little Pleasures

Christmas Keepsake Week, July 14-23, filled with Christmas movies on the Hallmark Channel.

Sending Christmas (in July) cards with a Peace greeting to some of my favorite people.  Why not??

Scott Tube Free Toilet Paper--nothing to recycle.

Haagen-Dazs Coffee Ice Cream--always!

Baby Driver movie.

Seeing photos from my sisters and niece on Facebook during their Italy trip.  I can't imagine they will want to come back home!

What are your current little pleasures?